Attorneys Hugh MacBeth, Willis Tyler, and David Williams taking an oath, Los Angeles, 1940s
- Attorneys Hugh MacBeth, Willis Tyler, and David Williams taking an oath, Los Angeles, 1940s
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- Walter L. Gordon, Jr./William C. Beverly, Jr. Collection
Willis O. Tyler was part of the first generation of African American lawyers in Los Angeles.
Hugh MacBeth was part of the first generation of African American lawyers in Los Angeles.
David W. Williams, who in 1969 became the first African American judge appointed to the Federal Court west of the Mississippi, was part of a second generation of lawyers in Los Angeles.
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Possibly a meeting of the Los Angeles Barristers Club, an organization composed of lawyers who were excluded by race, ethnicity, or religion from the California State Bar.
L to R: Hugh MacBeth, Willis Tyler, David Williams.
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